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Crowd pours in for water talk

Crowd pours in for water talk

Hundreds of concerned community members, farmers, and local officials filled the packed conference room at California State University, Stanislaus on Tuesday evening, eager to hear more about regional groundwater issues from a panel of experts.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2014 10:38 p.m.
Pedestrians help City develop bike lane improvements

Pedestrians help City develop bike lane improvements

Recently partnering with a planning and design firm to develop a Bicycle Master Plan, the City of Turlock has been making strides in various efforts to improve the safety of bicycle and pedestrian pathways throughout the City.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2014 9:45 p.m.
Local sorority aims for equality for disabled

Local sorority aims for equality for disabled

The sisters of the Alpha Pi Sigma sorority at California State University, Stanislaus are working to increase awareness and equality for disabled individuals through their newfound partnership with The Society for Disabilities.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2014 8:53 p.m.
Spring into the Easter holiday with family themed events

Spring into the Easter holiday with family themed events

Spring is in the air and jelly beans are on the shelves of grocery stores across the country which means Easter is fast approaching.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2014 8:12 p.m.


Outlook sunny for Modesto to Los Angeles flights

Nonstop flights between the cities of Modesto and Los Angeles are closer to becoming a reality, says DestinationLAX — a campaign striving to collect $1 million in nonbinding pledges as proof that the local community would support the new air service.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2014 8:06 p.m.
Merced County honors local volunteers

Merced County honors local volunteers

Last week may have been National Volunteer Week but the efforts made by local individuals and organizations in Merced County are lasting contributions that will boost the local community all year long.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2014 8:06 p.m.
FUN RUN

FUN RUN

The Turlock Chaplaincy held their fifth annual 5K/10K Fun Run Saturday with more than 100 participants joining in the festivities.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2014 4:10 p.m.
CHP targets aggressive motorists

CHP targets aggressive motorists

The California Highway Patrol will be conducting a crackdown on aggressive drivers traveling along Highway 99 beginning Friday.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2014 4:08 p.m.
Dry weather has CAL FIRE prepping for busy season

Dry weather has CAL FIRE prepping for busy season

In preparation for what is expected to be a busier than normal fire season the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection is adding more fire fighters to their ranks.

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Posted: apr. 15, 2014 4:07 p.m.
Cyrus Elia finds the right note for success in music

Cyrus Elia finds the right note for success in music

Cyrus Elia is a 16-year-old sophomore at Pitman High School with a knack, or rather a gift, for music. Recently named one of 16 cellists in California to make the All State Orchestra, Elia attributes his success to his musical family’s encouragement and the supportive Turlock Unified School District programs. Referred to as “easily in the top 1 percent of all the students I’ve had the pleasure to work with in my 14 year career” by Pitman High School director of bands Ruben Modesto, Elia spent time reflecting upon his musical experience and discussing his plans for the ...

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Posted: apr. 15, 2014 4:00 p.m.
Water forum at CSUS

Water forum at CSUS

Experts from the city, county, state and local university will address groundwater challenges currently facing the Turlock area on Tuesday, as part of a public forum cosponsored by the Turlock Chamber of Commerce and California State University, Stanislaus.

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Posted: apr. 11, 2014 7:47 p.m.
DUSD celebrates Week of the Young Child

DUSD celebrates Week of the Young Child

Preschool and kindergarten students of the Denair Unified School District were treated to a special day of festivities on Friday in a culminating celebration of Week of the Young Child. The themed week is an annual celebration sponsored through the National Association for the Education of Young Children which aims to draw attention to the need and importance of childhood development.

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Posted: apr. 11, 2014 7:45 p.m.
TID to consider experimental rate for electric vehicle owners

TID to consider experimental rate for electric vehicle owners

On Tuesday, the Turlock Irrigation District Board of Directors will hold a public hearing on revisions to certain electric service rates, including the addition of a new rate schedule specifically for electric and plug-in vehicle owners.

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Posted: apr. 11, 2014 7:44 p.m.
Teen arrested for making hashish oil

Teen arrested for making hashish oil

A parole check of a Turlock man Wednesday afternoon led to the discovery of a makeshift hashish lab and the arrest of a 17-year-old boy.

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Posted: apr. 11, 2014 7:35 p.m.


City provides record-breaking level of internships

Over the past year, the City of Turlock has made strides in increasing the amount of provided internships, giving more than 50 college students professional experience that will benefit not only their résumés, but future career opportunities.

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Posted: apr. 11, 2014 7:23 p.m.
Cunningham Elementary hosts first Family Fitness Night

Cunningham Elementary hosts first Family Fitness Night

The common adage “A family that plays together, stays together” rang true at Cunningham Elementary School on Friday evening where families gathered to participate in healthy outdoor activities at the first ever Family Fitness Night.

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Posted: apr. 11, 2014 7:14 p.m.
From pain to philanthropy

From pain to philanthropy

Hospital doctors and nurses take care of various patients for a multitude of issues every day, but they rarely have the opportunity to see their patients performing successfully in life once they have left the hospital. After a traumatic experience that left Turlock Christian sophomore McAllister Russell in the hands of the Children’s Hospital of Oakland for several weeks, the local student felt it imperative to give back to the people who helped save her life.

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Posted: apr. 11, 2014 2:16 p.m.
Turlock mother’s determination not dampened by donation thief

Turlock mother’s determination not dampened by donation thief

 

Stephanie Shabazian is used to overcoming setbacks.

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Posted: apr. 11, 2014 2:14 p.m.
StanCOG seeks funds for Turlock Patterson corridor

StanCOG seeks funds for Turlock Patterson corridor

With the proposed countywide transportation tax failing to be pushed to the November ballot recently, the Stanislaus Council of Governments has begun looking to other funding options to begin developing the South County Corridor, connecting the cities of Turlock and Patterson.

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Posted: apr. 10, 2014 8:20 p.m.
San Joaquin River deemed 'most endangered river' in the nation

San Joaquin River deemed 'most endangered river' in the nation

The San Joaquin River is in grave danger.

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Posted: apr. 10, 2014 7:07 p.m.
Turlock Blue Diamond facility named top plant of the year

Turlock Blue Diamond facility named top plant of the year

After a successful first year since its grand opening, the Turlock Blue Diamond Facility has been named the 2014 “Plant of the Year” by Food Engineering Magazine — an honor recognizing the most innovative new food or beverage plants built in North America.

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Posted: apr. 10, 2014 5:57 p.m.
Comic store opens downtown

Comic store opens downtown

Name of Business: Sky High Comics & Collectibles

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Posted: apr. 10, 2014 5:09 p.m.
Turlock Parks, Arts and Recreation commission makes debut

Turlock Parks, Arts and Recreation commission makes debut

The inaugural meeting of the newly formed Parks, Arts, and Recreation Commission held on Wednesday brought forth excitement from the combined group of nine commissioners, as they begin seeking new ways to expand and improve the City’s art community and parks.

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Posted: apr. 10, 2014 5:07 p.m.
Turlock woman reflects on 100 years

Turlock woman reflects on 100 years

World War II, the Nixon Watergate scandal, the civil rights movements of the 1960s and the jazzercise fad of the 1980s — Maryadell Boone has seen it all and then some as today marks her 100th birthday. While Boone has lived through some of the most iconic decades of recent history, throughout the vast changes Boone’s life has remained relatively the same.

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Posted: apr. 10, 2014 5:01 p.m.

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